Historical Events In 1889
Monday, 13 July 2020
Feb 03 On this day in history belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
Feb 03 In the year 1889 carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc)
Feb 04 Walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities) on this day in history.
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) in the year 1889.
Feb 06 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1889 astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco
Feb 08 Flood ravages Dutch coast on this day in history.
Feb 09 The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1889 howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 John Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers) in the year 1889.
Feb 11 Meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890 on this day in history.
Feb 11 The first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda on this day in history.
Feb 12 Andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies on this day in history.
Feb 12 Caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres in the year 1889.
Feb 14 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east in the year 1889.
Feb 14 On this day in history first trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east
Feb 17 H[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1889 sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht)
Feb 19 In the year 1889 jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex)
Feb 20 In the year 1889 levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer
Feb 21 In the year 1889 felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan)
Feb 22 On this day in history dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 In the year 1889 dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union
Feb 22 Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain) on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history u.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union.
Feb 23 In the year 1889 cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye)
Feb 28 Victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City) in the year 1889.
Mar 02 On this day in history kansas passes 1st US antitrust
Mar 02 Kansas passes first US antitrust in the year 1889.
Mar 03 On this day in history edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49
Mar 03 Fritz Behrend, composer on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1889 benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
Mar 04 Pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline) on this day in history.